Converting and Filling

At Achema 2018, Bosch Packaging Technology introduces its latest R&D device for the continuous production of oral solid dosage (OSD) forms. more

The requirements are clearly defined: Pharma and Healthcare machine concepts for large and small factories of the future need to be readily available, flexible when it comes to processing variation, and modular in design. more

Tetra Pak has launched an Extrusion Wheel that produces stick ice cream products with large-sized inclusions, such as whole nuts, real fruit segments, or cookie dough chunks at highest capacity on the market. more

The Duravant Group company attended Hispack with an optimised version of the laser cutting system developed with MACSA ID, providing a considerable saving on maintenance and material. more

Since March of 2018, the organic ground coffee „COFFEE³“ has been on store shelves. The specialty of COFFEE³ is that the ground coffee is available in an InlineCan. more

Theegarten-Pactec will use IPACK-IMA 2018 in Milan (May 29 to June 1st) to present its compact and flexible CWM2 wrapping machine for chocolate products at the Opessi S.r.l. stand. more

A new report from industry consultants, AMI Consulting published in April 2018, is a comprehensive deep-dive analysis of the global High Barrier Rigid Plastic Packaging. more

The new TFS407R by ULMA Packaging increases throughput by over 10 per cent and reduces film waste by almost half, the company claims. more


Spreafico Automation is expanding its portfolio with a series of cartoning machines for the boxing of capsules, in order to offer its customers turnkey packaging solutions that can cover all the stages after the processing. more

Tetra Pak has reduced the energy use of its separators by 40%, by incorporating a breakthrough pressure management technology, EncaptTM, into the systems’ design. more

Through the use of innovative camera technology, GREIF-VELOX is setting new standards when it comes to filling sensitive chemical, petrochemical, and building material liquids. more

With the EBLOW 407 DL, Bekum are putting a system at the centre of our appearance at the NPE 2018. more

The LiquiForm Group, a division of Amcor, will showcase its breakthrough forming and filling manufacturing technology at the upcoming NPE2018 May 7-11 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. (Booth #S16078). more

Tetra Pak aims to launch a paper straw that is suitable for its portion-sized carton packages before the end of the year, as part of a broader programme to help address the issue of plastic straw waste. more


In developed and maturing markets, food and beverage manufacturers are struggling with slowing growth and are therefore seeking new growth opportunities. more

Carpenters used to say "measure twice, cut once". An error in cutting is far more costly than in measuring. But what if you could start & finish cutting, complete assembly, test, adjust, and re-test, all in a matter of days and without risk? more

At this year's ACHEMA, which takes place from 11 to 15  June in Frankfurt, MULTIVAC will be pre-senting integrated solutions for packing medical and pharmaceutical products, as well as demonstrating its comprehensive expertise in automation. more

At Achema 2018, Bosch Packaging Technology presents a fast high-precision capsule filling machine for small batches. more

In Hall 3.0 Booth F47, Harro Höfliger Verpackungsmaschinen GmbH will present visitors with production processes at every automation stage. more

At FoodTech, which takes place from 8 to 11 May in Barcelona, MULTIVAC will be showing a broad cross-section of its packaging solutions for the food industry. more

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